|描述：||xvii, 417 p. illus. 22 cm.|
|丛书名：||Great illustrated classics.|
|责任：||With pictures of the author and his environment and illus. of the setting of the book together with an introd. by Edward Ellsberg.|
The story of a would-be hero who deserts what he thinks is a sinking ship and thereafter is haunted by shame and the need to explain himself.